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Joseph Ruskin (born April 14, 1924) is an American character actor.

Ruskin is one of only 4 actors or actresses to have starred in both the original Star Trek (1966) (up to and including Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (1991)) and then in one of the spin offs. Along with Majel Barrett, Clint Howard and Jack Donner, he is one of only four actors to appear in both the original Star Trek series and Star Trek: Enterprise (2001). He also played a Vulcan Master in an episode of Star Trek: Voyager. Ruskin was also in an episode of The Outer Limits called "Production and Decay of Strange Particles". Ruskin was also in a movie called Smokin' Aces.

Joseph Ruskin was the uncredited voice of the Kanamits from the Twilight Zone episode "To Serve Man". He also may be remembered as the Genie from the 1960 episode of the Twilight Zone, "The Man in the Bottle".

He married Patricia Herd in 1959 and was later divorced in 1976.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Joseph Ruskin (born April 14, 1924) is an American character actor.

Ruskin is one of only 4 actors or actresses to have starred in both the original Star Trek (1966) (up to and including Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (1991)) and then in one of the spin offs. Along with Majel Barrett, Clint Howard and Jack Donner, he is one of only four actors to appear in both the original Star Trek series and Star Trek: Enterprise (2001). He also played a Vulcan Master in an episode of Star Trek: Voyager. Ruskin was also in an episode of The Outer Limits called "Production and Decay of Strange Particles". Ruskin was also in a movie called Smokin' Aces.

Joseph Ruskin was the uncredited voice of the Kanamits from the Twilight Zone episode "To Serve Man". He also may be remembered as the Genie from the 1960 episode of the Twilight Zone, "The Man in the Bottle".

He married Patricia Herd in 1959 and was later divorced in 1976.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Joseph Ruskin, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 92

Birthday 1924-04-14

Day of Death 2013-12-28

Place of Birth Haverhill, Massachusetts, USA

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Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2006 Smokin' Aces as Primo Sparazza
2005 Bones (1 episode)
2005 Diamond Zero as Quentin Leeds
2002 Wishcraft as Taxidermist
2002 The Scorpion King as Tribal Leader
2001 Alias (3 episodes)
2001 Star Trek: Enterprise (1 episode) as Suliban Doctor
2001 That's My Bush! (1 episode)
1999 King Cobra as Dr. Irwin Burns
1997 Brooklyn South (1 episode)
1995 Star Trek: Voyager (1 episode)
1994 Spider-Man (2 episodes)
1994 ER (1 episode)
1994 CyberTracker as J. Craig Rounds
1994 Firepower as Drexal
1993 The Criminal Mind as Manny Kohen
1993 Indecent Proposal as Pit Boss
1993 Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (1 episode) as Informant (1 episode) as Tumek
1988 Saturday the 14th Strikes Back as Kharis
1987 Jake and the Fatman (1 episode)
1986 L.A. Law (1 episode)
1985 The New Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1 episode)
1985 Stingray (1 episode)
1984 Airwolf (1 episode) as Cooper
1983 The Man Who Wasn't There as Hassan Khaffri
1982 St. Elsewhere (1 episode)
1982 Knight Rider (2 episodes) as Bubba
1982 Matt Houston (1 episode)
1982 The Sword and the Sorcerer as Malcolm
1981 Hill Street Blues (1 episode)
1981 Treachery and Greed on the Planet of the Apes as Daku
1981 The Munsters' Revenge as Paulo
1979 Mrs. Columbo (1 episode)
1979 B. J. and the Bear (1 episode)
1979 Captain America as Rudy Sandrini
1978 The Gypsy Warriors as Grenault
1977 The Hardy Boys / Nancy Drew Mysteries (1 episode)
1976 Quincy, M.E. (1 episode)
1976 Charlie's Angels (2 episodes)
1976 The Bionic Woman (1 episode)
1975 Starsky & Hutch (1 episode)
1975 Switch (1 episode)
1974 Police Woman (1 episode)
1974 Planet of the Apes (1 episode)
1974 Harry O (1 episode)
1973 Police Story (1 episode)
1972 Cool Million (1 episode)
1972 The Streets of San Francisco (1 episode)
1970 Night Gallery (1 episode)
1970 McCloud (1 episode)
1968 The Mod Squad (1 episode)
1968 Land of the Giants (1 episode) as General Aza (1 episode) as Carlos
1967 The High Chaparral (1 episode)
1966 Mission: Impossible (5 episodes)
1966 Felony Squad (1 episode)
1966 Time Tunnel (1 episode)
1966 Star Trek (1 episode) as Galt
1965 Get Smart (1 episode)
1965 The Wild Wild West (1 episode)
1965 Hogan's Heroes (1 episode)
1964 Profiles in Courage (1 episode)
1964 Mickey (1 episode)
1963 Burke's Law (1 episode)
1963 The Outer Limits (1 episode)
1963 Diary of a Madman as The Horla (voice)
1963 The Dakotas (1 episode)
1962 The Lucy Show (1 episode)
1962 The Alfred Hitchcock Hour (1 episode) as Gabby Donovan
1961 The New Breed (1 episode)
1961 Cain's Hundred (1 episode)
1961 Mister Ed (1 episode)
1960 The Magnificent Seven as Flynn
1960 Peter Loves Mary (1 episode)
1960 Route 66 (1 episode)
1960 Surfside 6 (1 episode)
1960 Outlaws (1 episode)
1960 The Rise and Fall of Legs Diamond as Matt Moran
1960 Hell Bent for Leather as Shad
1959 The Detectives (1 episode)
1959 Bourbon Street Beat (1 episode)
1959 The Twilight Zone (2 episodes) as Genie
1959 Law of the Plainsman (1 episode)
1959 The Lawless Years (1 episode)
1959 Black Saddle (1 episode)
1958 77 Sunset Strip (1 episode)
1958 Naked City (1 episode)
1958 Bronco (1 episode)
1958 Peter Gunn (1 episode)
1958 Wanted: Dead or Alive (1 episode)
1957 Richard Diamond, Private Detective (1 episode)
1955 The Honeymooners (1 episode)
1955 Gunsmoke (2 episodes)

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